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Check our ENG and IND dream11 prediction and preview. A good start of the test series as first test went down on a wire after the hosts conquer the visitors in their 1000th test. With a win England take 1-0 lead in five match test series against India.
England batted first on seam track as their openers Alastair Cook and Keaton Jennings came to the crease against the Indian pace unit. Just 26 runs on the board, Alastair Cook was dismissed with a beauty by Ravichandran Ashwin. Johnny Bairstow (70 runs) and Joe Root (80 runs) shared a 104 run partnership to take side to a good total but it was Kohli who run out England skipper to take control of the things. ENG first innings finished on 287 runs. R Ashwin and Mohammed Shami picked up 4 and 3 wickets respectively.
Indian innings started steadily with Dhawan and Vijay share a partnership of 50 runs for the first wicket but a fall of quick wickets led the team slumps to 100/5. It was Virat Kohli, who always stands when the team is in trouble. He led from the front with 149 runs in 1st innings that take India to a total of 274 runs. Sam Curran picked up four wickets.
In the second innings England struggled with the bat as top order and middle order failed to deliver with the bat leaving the team in trouble, but it was Sam Curran 63 runs which was vital to set up a target of 193 runs. Ishant Sharma picked up five wickets. India chase saw the movement of new ball which cause trouble to the batsman as the team was once again failed to save their wickets leaving 78/5. Once again Virat rescued the team close to the total but it was Ben Stokes, who got big fish in the second innings as India manage only 162 runs and was defeated by 31 runs.
The 2nd test between India and England will play on “Mecca of Cricket” with hosts 1-0 up in the series. England will be hoping to solve their woes before the test. Ben Stokes is set to miss the test due to Court appearance. Dawid Malan is dropped from the side as he had poor form from the last test series. Ollie Pope is set to make his debut in place of Malan. English side is still undecided on who to choose between Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes. this means James Porter will sit out of the 2nd test. While India is still undecided about the inclusion of Cheteshwar Pujara in th team in the place of most probably Shikhar Dhawan or Lokesh Rahul. With the condition hot and humid Ravindra Jadeja might come in place of Umesh Yadav in the side. India have perfect opportunity to level the series taking the confident ahead of 1st test where they almost pull off a victory if the batsman show some discipline.
Last time when the two side meet on iconic stadium it was India, who got a win by 95 runs against the hosts.
Weather Info: Scattered Showers with 19° C and 67° F
Head To Head: India: 25 and England: 44
Last Five Matches: IND: L L W W L & ENG: L L L W W (Most Recent Last)
Impact Batsman: Virat Kohli and Joe Root
Impact Bowlers: James Anderson and Ravichandran Ashwin
When and Where: Lord’s, London, 03:30 PM IST
What to expect: The weather forecast is looking rainy for the first day which can cause seam movement on day one. The dry nature of pitch might temp the side to go with two spinners. India may bring Jadeja ahead of Kuldeep Yadav while England will look for Moeen Ali as second spinner to go with Adil Rashid.
|Match Name||England vs India 2nd Test Match, ENG vs IND Match|
|Date and Time||9th August 2018, 03:30 PM IST|
|Series||India tour of England 2018|
ENG Squad: Alastair Cook, Keaton Jennings, Joe Root, Ollie Pope, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, Adil Rashid, Stuart Broad, James Anderson, Moeen Ali
IND Squad: Virat Kohli(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Karun Nair, Rishabh Pant, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami
- Jasprit Bumrah is ruled out of 2nd Test.
- Ben Stokes and Dawid Malan are out & Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes comes in the side.
ENG vs IND Playing XI:
England Probable 11:
- Alastair Cook
- Keaton Jennings
- Joe Root
- Ollie Pope
- Jonny Bairstow
- Jos Buttler
- Chris Woakes
- Sam Curran
- Adil Rashid
- Stuart Broad
- James Anderson
India Probable 11:
- Virat Kohli(c)
- Cheteshwar Pujara
- Lokesh Rahul
- Dinesh Karthik
- Hardik Pandya
- Murali Vijay
- Ajinkya Rahane
- Ravichandran Ashwin
- Ravindra Jadeja
- Ishant Sharma
- Mohammed Shami
ENG vs IND Dream 11 Prediction:
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Max Points Players:
There are various players for the position of captain and vice captain but we picked those who have consistency and impact on the points of the match.
- Virat Kohli
- Joe Root
- James Anderson
- Ravichandran Ashwin